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The Arthritis Foundation, Great West Region, Portland office provides information, community events, advocacy and research funding for the one in every four Oregon residents who struggle daily with this serious health epidemic.

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Upcoming Events

2016 National JA Conference East

2016 National JA Conference East

8/11/2016 to 8/14/2016

It’s an unforgettable annual family event, where more than 1,000 kids, teens and young adults with arthritis, parents and siblings come together to meet, learn and play.

2016 Post-EULAR Review

2016 Post-EULAR Review

8/24/2016

Please join us for this free professional education event featuring Dr. Atul Deodhar. The event is free but registration is required.

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Oregon

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Oregon

9/17/2016 to 9/24/2016

Join cyclists of all ability levels for an unforgettable journey experiencing local highlights such as Tillamook Creamery, Sea Lion Caves, Rogue Brewery, Whale Watching and more while raising funds to cure arthritis.

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Pescadero

2016 Arthritis Bike Classic - Pescadero

10/2/2016

Join us for a spectacular, fully supported one-day cycling adventure while raising funds to cure arthritis.

2016 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon

2016 Walk to Cure Arthritis - Southern Oregon

10/8/2016

Lace up your walking shoes to find a cure for arthritis. The event features a three-mile and one-mile course, with arthritis information and activities for the entire family. Your donation helps fund research that provides better treatments today and promises a cure for tomorrow. Another step, another victory!

Join the Fight

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Let Your Voice Be Heard

The best Advocate is someone who knows what it’s like to fight the everyday battles—someone like you. By sharing your personal story of Yes with legislators and lawmakers, you can become part of the solution.

Better Living Toolkit

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A Digital Tool to Help You Live Your Best

This powerful resource will help you better understand your disease and take a positive step toward living a life of Yes. Get information, tips and tools that will help you work with doctor to develop the best treatment plan for your unique needs, so you can continue to enjoy the things that are most important to you.